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The Tampa Tribune
Tampa Police officer remembered for humor, heroismTAMPA — From the day Master Patrol Officer Fred Thomas Arnold III found a black
Tampa Police officer remembered for humor, heroism
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
TAMPA — From the day Master Patrol Officer Fred Thomas Arnold III found a black rubber snake on the side of the road, he never missed a chance to use it against his fellow Tampa Police Department officers — hiding the snake in places like a patrol... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Coroner: Vegas woman, 63, dead after snorkeling at Lake MeadBOULDER CITY, Nev. (AP) - Authorities in Las Vegas have identified a 63-year-ol
Coroner: Vegas woman, 63, dead after snorkeling at Lake Mead
KTVN Reno / Posted 9 hours ago
BOULDER CITY, Nev. (AP) - Authorities in Las Vegas have identified a 63-year-old Las Vegas woman who died while swimming during the weekend at Lake Mead. The Clark County coroner said Monday that it'll take several weeks to determine a cause of... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Veteran TPD officer dies in diving accidentA longtime Tampa police officer died Saturday while scuba diving in Nevada. Of
Veteran TPD officer dies in diving accident
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 13 hours ago
A longtime Tampa police officer died Saturday while scuba diving in Nevada. Officer Fred Arnold died while diving in Lake Mead Arnold was a 27-year veteran of the Tampa Police Department He was 48 Tampa police officials said Master Patrol Officer... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Air Show Plane Has WW II Historyat the Sound of Speed Airshow at Rosecrans Memorial Airport over the weekend wa
Air Show Plane Has WW II History
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted yesterday
at the Sound of Speed Airshow at Rosecrans Memorial Airport over the weekend was one plane with a storied past. Lady Liberty was put into action in 1944, immediately sent to Germany to fight the Nazis. "It covers three generations, three... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Weekly Calendar, Aug. 28, 2016Sunday Farmers Market, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Sundays, through Sept. 25, downtown Palis
Weekly Calendar, Aug. 28, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Sunday Farmers Market, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Sundays, through Sept. 25, downtown Palisade, produce, vendors, live music, chef demo by Lee Mathis, with Decadence Gourmet, 464-5602, townofpalisade.org. Rio Grande Chapter National Railway Historical Society,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
There were two flags raised at Iwo Jima. The Marines now say they misidentified men at both.Wednesday that it misidentified two men long thought to have helped raise the f
There were two flags raised at Iwo Jima. The Marines now say they misidentified men at both.
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
Wednesday that it misidentified two men long thought to have helped raise the first of two American flags atop Mount Suribachi during the bloody battle for the Japanese island of Iwo Jima in 1945. The revelations come a little more than two... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Quick Picks: End of Summer Fest; GJHS marching band fundraising concert; Superfortress visit Saturday, Aug. 27 So long, summertime School has started, the high temperat
Quick Picks: End of Summer Fest; GJHS marching band fundraising concert; Superfortress visit
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Saturday, Aug. 27 So long, summertime School has started, the high temperatures have gone down a bit and it’s nearly September, so welcome to End of... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
There were two flags raised at Iwo Jima. The Marines now say they misidentified men at both.Wednesday that it misidentified two men long thought to have helped raise the f
There were two flags raised at Iwo Jima. The Marines now say they misidentified men at both.
Houston Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Wednesday that it misidentified two men long thought to have helped raise the first of two American flags atop Mount Suribachi during the bloody battle for the Japanese island of Iwo Jima in 1945. The revelations come a little more than two... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Marines: 2 who raised first Iwo Jima flag misnamedWednesday that it misidentified two men long thought to have helped raise the f
Marines: 2 who raised first Iwo Jima flag misnamed
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Wednesday that it misidentified two men long thought to have helped raise the first of two U.S. flags atop Mount Suribachi during the bloody battle for the Japanese island of Iwo Jima in 1945. The revelations come a little more than two... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Audley Rhea Felknor, Jr., 92, of Paramus, formerly of Emersonaway Saturday, Aug. 13 at the Veteran's Memorial Home in Paramus, of natural ca
Audley Rhea Felknor, Jr., 92, of Paramus, formerly of Emerson
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 days ago
away Saturday, Aug. 13 at the Veteran's Memorial Home in Paramus, of natural causes related to heart disease. Rhea was born Sept. 26, 1923 in Oak Park, Ill., to Audley Rhea Felknor and Harriet Lester Felknor. After graduating as the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Marines say men misidentified in both Iwo Jima flag raisingsWednesday that it misidentified two men long thought to have helped raise the f
Marines say men misidentified in both Iwo Jima flag raisings
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
Wednesday that it misidentified two men long thought to have helped raise the first of two American flags atop Mount Suribachi during the bloody battle for the Japanese island of Iwo Jima in 1945. The revelations come a little more than two... Read more
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Philly.com
There were 2 flags raised at Iwo Jima. The Marines now say they misidentified men at both.Wednesday that it misidentified two men long thought to have helped raise the f
There were 2 flags raised at Iwo Jima. The Marines now say they misidentified men at both.
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
Wednesday that it misidentified two men long thought to have helped raise the first of two American flags atop Mount Suribachi during the bloody battle for the Japanese island of Iwo Jima in 1945. The revelations come a little more than two... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
There were two flags raised at Iwo Jima. The Marines now say they misidentified men at both.Prompted by claims of two amateur historians, the Marine Corps acknowledged Thu
There were two flags raised at Iwo Jima. The Marines now say they misidentified men at both.
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
Prompted by claims of two amateur historians, the Marine Corps acknowledged Thursday that one of the six men long identified in an iconic World War II photograph showing the raising of the American flag at Iwo Jima was actually not in the image.... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Marines: Two men in Iwo Jima photo misidentifiedWednesday that it misidentified two men long thought to have helped raise the f
Marines: Two men in Iwo Jima photo misidentified
Lowell Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Wednesday that it misidentified two men long thought to have helped raise the first of two American flags atop Mount Suribachi during the bloody battle for the Japanese island of Iwo Jima in 1945. The revelations come a little more than two... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Commemorative Air Force brings B-29 bomber to CheyenneAug. 23--CHEYENNE -- Thomas Fabian studied the cockpit of the B-29 Superfortres
Commemorative Air Force brings B-29 bomber to Cheyenne
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 5 days ago
Aug. 23--CHEYENNE -- Thomas Fabian studied the cockpit of the B-29 Superfortress bomber Monday, careful to take in all that he saw. "It feels great," Fabian, 94, said of being in the pilot's seat once again. "It's been a long, long time." Fabian... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
‘Flying museum’ makes stopThe airport was host to the Collings Foundation's Wings of Freedom, which spoke
‘Flying museum’ makes stop
Altoona Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
The airport was host to the Collings Foundation's Wings of Freedom, which spokeswoman Jamie Mitchell described as a "flying museum." The Massachusetts-based company had four historic aircraft in Martinsburg Friday - a P-51 Mustang, a B-25 Mitchell,... Read more
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Oroville Mercury-Register
News from 1953Oroville Mercury Jan. 27, 1953 Fighting Slows as Commanders Make Check-Ups Se
News from 1953
Oroville Mercury-Register / Posted 10 days ago
Oroville Mercury Jan. 27, 1953 Fighting Slows as Commanders Make Check-Ups Seoul (UP) >> Four rampaging Allied Sabre jets tangled with 20 Communist MIG-15s today 20 miles south of the Suiho reservoir on the Manchurian border and damaged two of the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Hiroshima: Surviving fire and iceHIROSHIMA—Visiting this port city on August 6th, the 71st anniversary of its be
Hiroshima: Surviving fire and ice
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
HIROSHIMA—Visiting this port city on August 6th, the 71st anniversary of its being the first city to be A-bombed, my body threatens to liquefy, for it is intensely hot. The sky is brilliantly clear and the sun is unforgiving. It must be in the... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Sunset Meadows' honor superheroes in their 90sEach year, Sunset Meadows honors residents who are in their 90s with its Nifty
Sunset Meadows' honor superheroes in their 90s
Craig Daily Press / Posted 18 days ago
Each year, Sunset Meadows honors residents who are in their 90s with its Nifty 90s birthday party. The goal is to bring family and friends together, showing the seniors that they’re loved and celebrated. The celebration is not only to make them feel... Read more
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Oroville Mercury-Register
News from Korea, 1953Oroville Mercury-Register April 28, 1953 Freed Prisoner Tells How 67 Marines S
News from Korea, 1953
Oroville Mercury-Register / Posted 18 days ago
Oroville Mercury-Register April 28, 1953 Freed Prisoner Tells How 67 Marines Suffocated in Bunkers Tokyo (UP) >> Survivors liberated by the Chinese Communists told today how an estimated 67 U.S. Marines suffocated when Chinese artillery smashed... Read more
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Daily Mail
Long-term health impact of atomic bombs are NOT as dire as we thinkLong-term health impacts of atomic bombs are NOT as dire as we think, claim sci
Long-term health impact of atomic bombs are NOT as dire as we think
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
Long-term health impacts of atomic bombs are NOT as dire as we think, claim scientists An expert has analysed 60 years of studies on atomic bomb survivors He found cancer rates were only slightly higher among survivors There was no difference in... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Warbirds on display: Illinois Capital plays host to World War II planesplanes flying over the state fairgrounds are part of the Commemorative Air Forc
Warbirds on display: Illinois Capital plays host to World War II planes
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 18 days ago
planes flying over the state fairgrounds are part of the Commemorative Air Force AirPower History Tour that is set up at Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport through Sunday. The Commemorative Air Force was founded in the late 1950s as the Confederate... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
B-29 Doc Update, Airlander 10, Amazon JetsAlso: Airport Funding, AMA President Bob Brown, Qantas, Float Plane Theft, TriF
B-29 Doc Update, Airlander 10, Amazon Jets
The Aero-News Network / Posted 19 days ago
Also: Airport Funding, AMA President Bob Brown, Qantas, Float Plane Theft, TriFan 600, Space Artifact, A-10s It’s been about four weeks since the B-29 named ‘Doc’ flew for the first time after a 16 year restoration project, and the Doc restoration... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
B-29 Doc Update, Airlander 10, Amazon JetsAlso: Airport Funding, AMA President Bob Brown, Qantas, Float Plane Theft, TriF
B-29 Doc Update, Airlander 10, Amazon Jets
The Aero-News Network / Posted 19 days ago
Also: Airport Funding, AMA President Bob Brown, Qantas, Float Plane Theft, TriFan 600, Space Artifact, A-10s It’s been about four weeks since the B-29 named ‘Doc’ flew for the first time after a 16 year restoration project, and the Doc restoration... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Today in HistoryBy The Associated Press Published: August 9, 2016 11:00 AM Today is Tuesday, A
Today in History
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 20 days ago
By The Associated Press Published: August 9, 2016 11:00 AM Today is Tuesday, August 9, the 222nd day of 2016. There are 144 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 9, 1945, three days after the atomic bombing... Read more
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International Business Times
Nagasaki and Hiroshima mark anniversary of WWII atomic bomb attacks The Japanese city of Nagasaki marked 71 years since it was partially destroyed
Nagasaki and Hiroshima mark anniversary of WWII atomic bomb attacks
International Business Times / Posted 20 days ago
The Japanese city of Nagasaki marked 71 years since it was partially destroyed by a US atomic bomb during World War II on 9 August. A ceremony was held at the Peace Memorial Park, where Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe underscored the nation's... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Area history, Aug. 9, 2016222nd day of 2016. There are 144 days left in the year. Today's highlight: On
Area history, Aug. 9, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
222nd day of 2016. There are 144 days left in the year. Today's highlight: On Aug. 9, 1945, three days after the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, Japan, a U.S. B-29 Superfortress code-named Bockscar dropped a nuclear device ("Fat Man") over... Read more
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DW
Japan marks 71st anniversary of atomic bomb dropped on Nagasaki |A bell tolled as thousands of people, including ageing survivors and relatives
Japan marks 71st anniversary of atomic bomb dropped on Nagasaki |
DW / Posted 20 days ago
A bell tolled as thousands of people, including ageing survivors and relatives of victims, observed a minute's silence at 11:02 am (02:02 GMT), the exact moment the the blast occurred, killing 74,000 people in Nagasaki on August 9, 1945 The bomb was... Read more
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The Signal
Heartfelt thanks from a WWII veteranMy husband, John R. Martin, and myself would like to openly thank Bill Reynolds
Heartfelt thanks from a WWII veteran
The Signal / Posted 20 days ago
My husband, John R. Martin, and myself would like to openly thank Bill Reynolds for the article he wrote about John’s World War II experience that appeared in the Friday, July 29, 2016, edition of The Signal. Bill did an outstanding presentation... Read more
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KECI Missoula
August 92015: Frank Gifford, the Pro Football Hall of Famer who enjoyed a successful tr
August 9
KECI Missoula / Posted 20 days ago
2015: Frank Gifford, the Pro Football Hall of Famer who enjoyed a successful transition to the broadcast booth, dies of natural causes at the age of 84 in Greenwich, Connecticut. After a 12-year playing career with the New York Giants that saw him... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
August 92015: Frank Gifford, the Pro Football Hall of Famer who enjoyed a successful tr
August 9
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 20 days ago
2015: Frank Gifford, the Pro Football Hall of Famer who enjoyed a successful transition to the broadcast booth, dies of natural causes at the age of 84 in Greenwich, Connecticut. After a 12-year playing career with the New York Giants that saw him... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
B-29 Doc Update: Rock-Solid Performance, Planning For More Flight TestingSecond Flight Could Come At The End Of August It’s been three weeks since B-29
B-29 Doc Update: Rock-Solid Performance, Planning For More Flight Testing
The Aero-News Network / Posted 20 days ago
Second Flight Could Come At The End Of August It’s been three weeks since B-29 Doc flew for the first time after a 16 year restoration project and the Doc restoration crew is working to plan the historic warbird’s second flight. “Over the past few... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in History2016. There are 144 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On A
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 20 days ago
2016. There are 144 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 9, 1945, three days after the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, Japan, a U.S. B-29 Superfortress code-named Bockscar dropped a nuclear device ("Fat Man") over... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanac2016. There are 144 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On A
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 21 days ago
2016. There are 144 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 9, 1945, three days after the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, Japan, a U.S. B-29 Superfortress code-named Bockscar dropped a nuclear device ("Fat Man") over... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historyToday is Tuesday, August 9, the 222nd day of 2016. There are 144 days left in t
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
Today is Tuesday, August 9, the 222nd day of 2016. There are 144 days left in the year. Today’s birthdays: Former Boston Celtics’ great Bob Cousy is 88. Tennis Hall of Famer Rod Laver is 78. Jazz musician Jack DeJohnette is 74. Comedian-director... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
CAF Red Tail Squadron Expands Team to Further Their Successful Outreach ProgramDallas – August 8, 2016 – The Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Red Tail Squadron,
CAF Red Tail Squadron Expands Team to Further Their Successful Outreach Program
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 21 days ago
Dallas – August 8, 2016 – The Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Red Tail Squadron, America’s tribute to the Tuskegee Airmen, today announced a new logistics team focused on bringing the inspirational message of the Tuskegee Airmen to new audiences, both... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Nagasaki: Japan’s best tourism destinationNAGASAKI CITY — I was here in Nagasaki City since Wednesday for a tourism and b
Nagasaki: Japan’s best tourism destination
Pilipino Star / Posted 21 days ago
NAGASAKI CITY — I was here in Nagasaki City since Wednesday for a tourism and business familiarization tour organized by my good friend, Consul Robert “Bobby” Joseph who was recently tapped by Department of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Wanda Teo to be her... Read more
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The Columbian
Hiroshima’s major calls for peace on 71st anniversary of bombingHIROSHIMA, Japan — Japan on Saturday observed the 71st anniversary of the U.S.
Hiroshima’s major calls for peace on 71st anniversary of bombing
The Columbian / Posted 23 days ago
HIROSHIMA, Japan — Japan on Saturday observed the 71st anniversary of the U.S. atomic bombing of Hiroshima, with the city’s mayor calling for the abolition of nuclear weapons. About 50,000 people attended the ceremony, offering a minute’s silence at... Read more
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Daily Mail
Newly colourised photo shows destruction of Hiroshima nuclear bombNewly colourised photograph shows the destruction unleashed by nuclear bomb dro
Newly colourised photo shows destruction of Hiroshima nuclear bomb
Daily Mail / Posted 23 days ago
Newly colourised photograph shows the destruction unleashed by nuclear bomb dropped on Hiroshima - which killed 140,000 people 71 years ago today The atomic bomb, 'Little Boy', was dropped from American bomber Enola Gay on the Japanese... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Japan marks Hiroshima bombing anniversary Japan on Saturday marked 71 years since the city of Hiroshima was destroyed b
Japan marks Hiroshima bombing anniversary
Manila Standard Today / Posted 23 days ago
Japan on Saturday marked 71 years since the city of Hiroshima was destroyed by a US atomic bomb, as its mayor urged the world to unite in abolishing nuclear weapons. The annual ceremony came just months... Read more
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Raw Story
It’s been 71 years since the Hiroshima atomic bombing Don't miss stories. Follow Raw Story! During World War II, an American B-29
It’s been 71 years since the Hiroshima atomic bombing
Raw Story / Posted 23 days ago
Don't miss stories. Follow Raw Story! During World War II, an American B-29 bomber called the ‘Enola Gay’ dropped an atomic bomb over Hiroshima, Japan, on the morning of Aug. 6, 1945. The bomb... Read more
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Calcutta News
Japan remembers fateful Hiroshima bombings, calls for nuclear disarmament TOKYO, Japan - As Japan marked the 71st anniversary of the Hiroshima and Naga
Japan remembers fateful Hiroshima bombings, calls for nuclear disarmament
Calcutta News / Posted 23 days ago
TOKYO, Japan - As Japan marked the 71st anniversary of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings, Kazumi Matsui, the Mayor of Hiroshima, urged world leaders to visit the bombing... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 6, 2016219th day of 2016. There are 147 days left in the year. Today's highlight: On
This day in history, Aug. 6, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
219th day of 2016. There are 147 days left in the year. Today's highlight: On Aug. 6, 1945, during World War II, the U.S. B-29 Superfortress Enola Gay dropped an atomic bomb code-named "Little Boy" on Hiroshima, Japan, resulting in an estimated... Read more
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The Manila Times
Japan marks Hiroshima bombingAugust 6, 2016 7:58 pm TOKYO: Japan on Saturday marked 71 years since the city
Japan marks Hiroshima bombing
The Manila Times / Posted 23 days ago
August 6, 2016 7:58 pm TOKYO: Japan on Saturday marked 71 years since the city of Hiroshima was destroyed by a US atomic bomb, as its mayor urged the world to unite in abolishing nuclear weapons. The annual ceremony... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Hiroshima marks 71st anniversary of atomic bombTOKYO: The Japanese city of Hiroshima has commemorated the 71st anniversary of
Hiroshima marks 71st anniversary of atomic bomb
Brisbane Times / Posted 23 days ago
TOKYO: The Japanese city of Hiroshima has commemorated the 71st anniversary of the atomic bomb that killed hundreds of thousands of people at the end of World War II, and urged world leaders to follow the example of US President Barack Obama in... Read more
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WA Today
Hiroshima marks 71st anniversary of atomic bombTOKYO: The Japanese city of Hiroshima has commemorated the 71st anniversary of
Hiroshima marks 71st anniversary of atomic bomb
WA Today / Posted 23 days ago
TOKYO: The Japanese city of Hiroshima has commemorated the 71st anniversary of the atomic bomb that killed hundreds of thousands of people at the end of World War II, and urged world leaders to follow the example of US President Barack Obama in... Read more
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The Age
Hiroshima marks 71st anniversary of atomic bombTOKYO: The Japanese city of Hiroshima has commemorated the 71st anniversary of
Hiroshima marks 71st anniversary of atomic bomb
The Age / Posted 23 days ago
TOKYO: The Japanese city of Hiroshima has commemorated the 71st anniversary of the atomic bomb that killed hundreds of thousands of people at the end of World War II, and urged world leaders to follow the example of US President Barack Obama in... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Hiroshima marks 71st anniversary of atomic bombTOKYO: The Japanese city of Hiroshima has commemorated the 71st anniversary of
Hiroshima marks 71st anniversary of atomic bomb
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 23 days ago
TOKYO: The Japanese city of Hiroshima has commemorated the 71st anniversary of the atomic bomb that killed hundreds of thousands of people at the end of World War II, and urged world leaders to follow the example of US President Barack Obama in... Read more
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Canberra Times
Hiroshima marks 71st anniversary of atomic bombTOKYO: The Japanese city of Hiroshima has commemorated the 71st anniversary of
Hiroshima marks 71st anniversary of atomic bomb
Canberra Times / Posted 23 days ago
TOKYO: The Japanese city of Hiroshima has commemorated the 71st anniversary of the atomic bomb that killed hundreds of thousands of people at the end of World War II, and urged world leaders to follow the example of US President Barack Obama in... Read more
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Perth Now
Hiroshima marks 71st anniversary of bombThe Japanese city of Hiroshima has commemorated the 71st anniversary of the ato
Hiroshima marks 71st anniversary of bomb
Perth Now / Posted 23 days ago
The Japanese city of Hiroshima has commemorated the 71st anniversary of the atomic bomb that killed hundreds of thousands of people at the end of World War II, and urged world leaders to follow the example of US President Barack Obama in making a... Read more
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